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Young Life office of Harrisonburg: 540-434-5806

Campus student leaders: Email Sarah Demaree at or Claudette Monroy at

Campus adviser Eldon Kurtz at or 432-4390

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Young Life Club at EMU

Young Life is a community organization more than 70 years old that offers friendship and hope to middle school, high school and college students across the nation.

Founded by a seminary student and youth minister, Young Life’s basic tenets of going to kids and connecting with them on their terms opens a doorway to shared love. To this day, Young Life staff connect with more than a million children per year

Be a Young Life leader

Are you ready to be a Young Life leader? Leaders are committed to being involved with kids’ lives – from supporting them at their sporting events to listening to them talk about what’s important to them. Our leaders help kids consider the direction of their lives, and they offer hope for their future.

Activities on campus and in our area

  • Young Life for high school students
  • Wyldlife for middle school students
  • Capernaum for friends with handicaps or mental disabilities
  • YoungLives for teen moms
  • Vida Joven for Spanish speaking high school students

Learn more about Young Life at EMU

Contact the Young Life office of Harrisonburg at 540-434-5806.

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